Trumpet Hour

Hosted by Joel Hilliker

Trumpet Hour is the voice of the Trumpet newsmagazine. Your host is Joel Hilliker, the managing editor of the Philadelphia Trumpet and theTrumpet.comTrumpet Hour features a range of subject matter with an emphasis on the most important world news: national and international affairs, global economics, politics, society and morality. Trumpet Hour also features segments intended to inform and inspire listeners with stories of remarkable people overcoming obstacles, facing urgent world problems, and searching for solutions.  Read More

In each edition of Trumpet Hour, Hilliker sits down with Trumpet writers to bring you up to date on the latest developments in Europe, the Middle East, Asia, Anglo-America and beyond. Trumpet Hour goes behind the headlines to connect current events to their true meaning and their significance in your life. The program also brings you practical advice to improve your life, your family, your marriage and your physical, mental and spiritual health. Trumpet Hour brings you the most important information about your world and your life using one unique resource: the absolute truths of the Bible.

Trumpet Hour airs Wednesdays at 8 a.m and Fridays at 4 p.m. (Central Time). Wednesday’s program features one-on-one interviews with Trumpet staff writers and featured guests, as well as answers to questions from Trumpet readers and listeners. Friday’s Week in Review edition features a panel discussion focusing on the events of the week. Trumpet Hour airs on KPCG 101.3 FM in Edmond, Oklahoma, and online at KPCG.fm.

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Show Notes

  • Professional risk assessors are looking at the biggest threats facing the world in the coming year—and they align remarkably with the prophecies of the Bible.
  • Fresh evidence continues to emerge of how Russia and China are propping up the regime of North Korea.
  • Iranian protests against their religious leaders are dissipating, and Tehran is pursuing its revolutionary goals undeterred.
  • Pope Francis weighs in on the Jerusalem question by saying there must be a two-state solution to the Arab-Jew conflict—in keeping with the Vatican’s view that Jerusalem should be an international city.
  • Despite strained relations, Turkey’s strongman president says he wants to pursue a better relationship with Europe and Germany.
  • We’ll also talk about Turkey’s rise as a military power—Japan’s rise as a military power—and some reports on crime, one from Germany and the other from Baltimore.